£389.00 GBP

B-Stock model - Minor finish flaws (pictured) - Fully set up by our in-house guitar tech.

The first instruments to bear the Squier name were introduced in 1982, answering the call for genuine Fender® designs at accessible prices. The Squier 40th Anniversary collection celebrates the 40-year journey of Fender’s entry-level brand with special editions of the Telecaster®, Stratocaster®, Jazzmaster®, Precision Bass®, and Jazz Bass®, all available in Gold Edition and Vintage Edition variants.

The Squier® 40th Anniversary Telecaster®, Gold Edition is a stylish model adorned with an eye-catching collection of upscale features for the discerning Squier fanatic. Featuring striking gold-plated hardware, a gold anodized aluminum pickguard, a bound Indian laurel fingerboard with pearloid block inlays, an engraved anniversary neck plate and gloss finish throughout, this Tele® is poised and ready for the spotlight. Player-friendly refinements of this commemorative model include a slim and comfortable “C”-shaped neck profile for an easy playing feel, vintage-style tuning machines and 3-saddle string-through-body bridge for authentic performance and style, and Fender-Designed single-coil pickups with alnico 5 magnets for familiar Tele tone.

Key Features
Nyatoh Body — A Mahogany-like material that underpins the instrument with a rich mid-range quality.
Bolt-On Construction — Produces a snappy note response for an immediate playing experience.
"C"-Shaped Neck — Slim profile provides comfortable playability, suitable for both traditional and contemporary players.
Narrow Tall Frets — Offer a controllable feel for wide vibrato and pitch-perfect string bends.
Fender-Designed Alnico Pickups — Two single-coils deliver the clear, bell-like sounds synonymous with Fender guitars.
3-Saddle String-Through-Body Bridge — Old-school "ashtray" bridge design adds to that classic Tele "twang".
Bone Nut — Classic, low-friction material minimises unwanted tuning slips and enhances sustain.
Vintage-Style Tuners — High-quality, traditional tuning machines allow for precise string pitching.
Gold-Plated Hardware — Gives the instrument a high-end, elegant look that ties all of the glorious features together.


Specifications


Body
Body Material: Nyatoh
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape: Telecaster


Neck
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Neck Shape: "C" Shape
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Squier 40th Anniversary
Scale Length: 25.5"
Fingerboard: Indian Laurel
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Narrow Tall
Position Inlays: Pearloid Block
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)


Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Fender-Designed Alnico Single-Coil
Neck Pickup: Fender-Designed Alnico Single-Coil
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone


Hardware
Bridge: 3-Saddle Strings-Through-Body Tele
Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
Pickguard: 1-Ply Gold Anodized Aluminium
Hardware Finish: Gold-Plated
Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)